1. St. Patrick's Day celebrates St. Patrick's death on March 17, 461
2. There are more than 100 parades held in the US today in celebration. Boston and NYC are two of the largest parades.
3. Blue was the first color associated with St. Patrick, but over years it changed to green.
7. Leprechauns are shoemakers.
8. In Ireland the color green stands for hope.
9. St. Patrick was born in Britain.
10. Erin Go Braugh means Ireland for Ever